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Virgin Media

Virgin Media kicks off 200Mbps broadband pilot
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Virgin Media kicks off 200Mbps broadband pilot

Virgin Media has embarked on a 100 person-strong pilot of its 200Mbps broadband in Kent.
6 May 2009
O2 ‘streets ahead’ of other broadband providers
Mobile

O2 ‘streets ahead’ of other broadband providers

O2 beats the ISP competition, with many users considering switching due to the recession and poor customer support.
30 Apr 2009
Phorm denies report it’s losing Virgin Media
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Network & Internet

Phorm denies report it’s losing Virgin Media

Despite a report otherwise, both Virgin Media and BT are still on board, Phorm has said.
22 Apr 2009
Virgin Media to offer Gmail
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Virgin Media to offer Gmail

Virgin Media will start to offer Google Mail to its massive consumer customer base in addition to businesses.
15 Apr 2009
Virgin: No market for 150Mbps broadband?
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Virgin: No market for 150Mbps broadband?

Virgin Media has said it's capable of offering broadband at 150Mbps in two years, but there's "no market for it at present”.
24 Mar 2009
Virgin Media’s financial results show losses
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Virgin Media’s financial results show losses

Broadband and television firm Virgin Media has announced disappointing financials.
25 Feb 2009
Digital Britain: Telcos to drive broadband roll-out
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Digital Britain: Telcos to drive broadband roll-out

Companies like Virgin Media and BT are capable of fitting out half the country with high speed broadband, but public money may be needed to drive it e…
29 Jan 2009
Be Broadband trials non-cable 50Mb connections
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Be Broadband trials non-cable 50Mb connections

Virgin will offer 50Mb services, but users will need to go down the cable route.
19 Dec 2008
Virgin Media unveils 50Mbps broadband
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Virgin Media unveils 50Mbps broadband

Some 40 per cent of Virgin's customers will have access to such speedy broadband by the end of the year.
15 Dec 2008
Virgin beats Orange on broadband speeds
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Virgin beats Orange on broadband speeds

The latest speed test results carried out by ordinary UK broadband users show Virgin steaming into the speed lead, with Orange lagging behind with tra…
2 Dec 2008
Photos: Virgin's 50Mb broadband modem
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Photos: Virgin's 50Mb broadband modem

We got our hands on the first official photos of the shiny new device that will support the super-speedy service when it launches very soon.
7 Nov 2008
Virgin Media adds 8,300 customers
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Virgin Media adds 8,300 customers

Subscriber numbers remain good at the cable operator, but reports suggest content business will be sold.
7 Nov 2008
Virgin tempts users with £5 mobile broadband
Virgin is offering mobile broadband starting from £5
Mobile

Virgin tempts users with £5 mobile broadband

Special money-saving deal launched for existing customers.
3 Nov 2008
Spam downs Virgin Media email
Security

Spam downs Virgin Media email

Spam attack on email provider Tucows hits users of Virgin Media's service.
14 Oct 2008
Virgin overtakes O2 for download speeds?
Network & Internet

Virgin overtakes O2 for download speeds?

As rumours of a 50Mb broadband rollout surface, a new test places Virgin Media ahead of the mobile operator for download speeds.
7 Oct 2008
ICO raps Virgin Media for data breach
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ICO raps Virgin Media for data breach

The telecoms provider has been found in breach of the Data Protection Act when it lost a disc holding the unencrypted bank details of some customers e…
1 Oct 2008
Virgin launches mobile broadband
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Virgin launches mobile broadband

It might be late to the party, but Virgin is hoping to wow mobile broadband fans.
1 Oct 2008
Virgin Media loses 20,000 customers
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Virgin Media loses 20,000 customers

A positive set of second quarter financial results are overshadowed by disappointing customer retention figures.
7 Aug 2008
Virgin Media tipped to sell NTL Telewest Business
NTL Telewest Business my be sold
Network & Internet

Virgin Media tipped to sell NTL Telewest Business

Reports suggest the business arm of the cable TV and broadband operator could be on the block as Virgin Media looks to refocus on its consumer service…
4 Aug 2008
Virgin Media loses disc with bank details
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Virgin Media loses disc with bank details

Virgin Media data breach sees CD with banking information of 3,000 go missing.
24 Jun 2008
Virgin Media beats churn with data management
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Virgin Media beats churn with data management

Cable TV company uses Informatica to drive customer service improvements.
5 Jun 2008
Dollond & Aitchison boosts bandwidth
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Dollond & Aitchison boosts bandwidth

The High Street optician has signed up for a new, outsourced network infrastructure to provide a backbone for the roll out of IT upgrades to its 401 s…
16 May 2008
Customers up and losses down at Virgin Media
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Customers up and losses down at Virgin Media

A rare piece of good news from the embattled cable operator, as churn rates dropped, new customers are up and first quarter losses are cut by two thir…
8 May 2008